Up, down or straight on ?

Bahla Fort No3On a visit to another fort here in Oman (Al Hazm Fort) I had the services of a guide who explained the convoluted passages and in some cases dead-ends!  Confusion…… If the enemy breached the gates, the rampage through the fort was impeded by indecision; this gave the defenders enough time to mount a new defence.

4 thoughts on “Up, down or straight on ?

    1. They are aren’t they, I can spend hours walking around looking in all the dark corners. Almost expect Beau Geste or the Légion étrangère will suddenly appear!


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